Review one lawyer's fight vs. Harris County probation officials.
[...] named as a co-defendant in the case is Richard W. Wallingford of Austin, who was indicted Wednesday on one charge of tampering with a governmental record, specifically an invoice for payment of $23,560, according to court records.
A 38-year-old Bacliff woman has been arrested for allegedly selling cocaine after deputies found more than 18 grams of the narcotic in her home following a months-long investigation, officials said. In the home, deputies found of 9.1 grams of crack cocaine and 9.6 grams of powder cocaine along with a digital scale and $339 cash.
Two Fort Bend County deputies took a break from crime fighting to help two lost dogs find their way home earlier this month using tortillas. Failing to find the owners, the deputies drove the dogs to the Pet Medical Center of Katy to check them for identification microchips. Instead of immediately driving the dogs to Animal Services, they went beyond the call of duty in finding the owner and delivering the two dogs safely to their home, Nehls said.
Nicholas Wayne Smith, 21, and 35-year-old Mark Allen Rourke, Jr. were taken into custody at the home in the 21000 block of Dunn Street in New Caney for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for their involvement in the shooting Nov. 19., according to the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office.
J.C. Penney Co., under major pricing and merchandising changes, swung to a bigger-than-expected first-quarter loss and said Tuesday it no longer expects to meet its previous profit forecast for the year as it sees more restructuring charges.
Three members of the all-Republican Texas Supreme Court face re-election this year, but two will have to survive primary opponents who accuse the court of becoming too pro-business.
Researchers say they've shown that certain plants have smarts during dry times.
Gov. Rick Perry isn't saying whether he approves of the University of Texas at Austin president whose job was reported to be in jeopardy.
U.S. Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson has placed her longtime chief of staff on administrative leave.
A Central Texas teenager has pleaded guilty to murder in the 2011 Waco drive-by fatal shooting of another youth.